Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center is transforming and modernizing its network architecture and we are seeking a Senior Network Engineer to join our team. We are looking for the right candidate who can develop, support, and troubleshoot complex network infrastructure designs, including hybrid cloud integration, virtualization, and security segmentation. This position will also provide advanced network service support to end users and IT operations personnel.
This is an excellent opportunity for someone who has the right skills and wants to be part of a dynamic team with opportunities to work on cutting-edge technologies that support the incredible mission here at MSK.
Actively participate in the development of Enterprise network design with a focus on fault tolerance, security, and high-availability spanning multiple high performance computing clusters, data centers and private/public/hybrid cloud architectures
Deploy, maintain, and continually optimize network and firewall configurations for the on-premises and cloud-based infrastructure
Provide technical expertise for organizational projects, troubleshoot and resolve complex technical network performance and security issues and closely coordinate with internal and external stakeholders
Proactively analyze existing network and application architectures and behaviors to identify improvements to better support strategic initiatives
Produce documentation for networks and operational standard methodologies and procedures for the network and security teams
A strong, confident communicator with project coordination skills who can lead and collaborate with other IT engineers and operation support individuals across various disciplines
A team player who thrives off of collaborative efforts, continuous self-improvement, and enjoys learning from and sharing knowledge with others
Flexible to work after hours and weekends when required
Bachelors degree, preferably in Computer Science or Information Technology with 5+ years of related experience.
A solid networking (routing and switching) foundation, with an in-depth understanding of network protocols and applications, such as EIGRP, OSPF, BGP, DNS, DHCP, SMTP, SSL/TLS/Encryption, Multicast, SNMP, Netflow, etc.
Professional experience implementing and supporting cloud services (AWS and Azure), modern data center architectures, Software Defined Networks (SDN) with a broad knowledge of current IT infrastructure and cloud services trends
Strong background in data center networking technologies like Cisco VPC, Spine-Leaf designs, OTV and VXLAN layer2 extensions, EVPN, etc. Familiarity with Arista EOS and CloudVision is strongly preferred.
Experience with configuring and managing Palo Alto firewalls via Panorama, on-premises and in cloud environments, including AWS and Azure
Solid understanding of virtual hypervisors, server hardware technologies, SAN and NAS and other storage technologies, Active Directory, Linux/Unix, and load-balancers (F5, Citrix, etc).
Strong troubleshooting and performance analysis skills using packet capture and sniffer tools (wireshark, tcpdump, Extrahop, etc).
Scripting experience in Python (or similar languages), to facilitate automation and troubleshooting; experience using RESTful API's to query supported applications
Intermediate and advanced level certifications that demonstrate knowledge of network and security concepts (e.g., CCNP, CISSP, PCNSE, AWS-CSA, etc) are a plus.
Internal Number: 2019-34978
About Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center
As one of the world's premier cancer centers, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center is committed to exceptional patient care, leading-edge research, and superb educational programs. The close collaboration between our physicians and scientists is one of our unique strengths, enabling us to provide patients with the best care available today as we work to discover more effective strategies to prevent, control, and ultimately cure cancer in the future. Our education programs train future physicians and scientists, and the knowledge and experience they gain at Memorial Sloan-Kettering has an impact on cancer treatment and the biomedical research agenda around the world.